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Welcome to Libby ...
The location of Libby has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Libby has a population of 2,691 people<2> (see below for details).
Libby is 2,100 feet [640 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Libby lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Libby (for example, toward Hope (ID)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).
The area code for Libby: (406)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Libby had a population of 2,628 people (which is 13.35% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Libby the county's most populous community.
The population of Libby represents 0.27% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 27th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,628 people, the population of Libby has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,626 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Libby had an population of 2,691 people. This is an increase of 2.4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.48% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Libby.
Communities near Libby ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Libby and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Libby.
Communities Also Named Libby ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Montana communities named Libby: This one is located in Lincoln County and the other is located in Missoula County.
Beyond Montana, there are 7 communities that are also named Libby - they are located in Arkansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oregon and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Libby.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Libby:
Websites for Libby ...
Official Website: www.libbymontana.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Libby ...
Looking for more information about Libby? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Libby, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Libby.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Libby: www.libbymontana.com/
The official website for Lincoln County: www.lincolncountymt.us/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Mar 2019